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2,300 year old grave found in Oman | The Archaeology News Network

2,300 year old grave found in Oman | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

In what could be a major archaeological find for the sultanate, a grave - possibly 2,300 years old from the Iron Age and belonging to a chieftain - has been unearthed during excavations at two ancient burial sites in the niyabat of Sinaw in Mudhaibi...

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Le site de l'homme de Pékin de Zhoukoudian | French China

Le site de l'homme de Pékin de Zhoukoudian | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Situé au nord de la colline Longgu (« os de dragon ») à Zhoukoudian, une ville du district pékinois de Fangshan, le site de l'homme de Pékin est le site où ont été découverts le plus grand nombre de fossiles humains datant du Paléolithique...

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Purity and Self-Mutilation in Thailand | Pacific Standard Magazine (Etats-Unis)

Purity and Self-Mutilation in Thailand | Pacific Standard Magazine (Etats-Unis) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

When Westerners think of Phuket, Thailand’s largest island located 500 miles south of Bangkok in the Andaman Sea, it’s most often the luxurious attractions of a tourism industry that come to mind. Gorgeous beaches; cerulean-blue waters and...

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'Treasures from India: Jewels from the Al-Thani Collection' opens at the Metropolitan | Art Daily

'Treasures from India: Jewels from the Al-Thani Collection' opens at the Metropolitan | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Some 60 jeweled objects from the private collection formed by Sheikh Hamad bin Abdullah Al-Thani will be presented at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in the exhibition Treasures from India: Jewels from the Al-Thani Collection, opening October 28...

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Vente record d’art contemporain et design Chinois chez Christie’s à Shanghai | Art Media Agency

Vente record d’art contemporain et design Chinois chez Christie’s à Shanghai | Art Media Agency | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

La vente d’art asiatique contemporain et de design de Christie’s Shanghai qui s’est tenue le 24 octobre 2014 a réalisé un total de  3.552.946 $ (¥ 21.695.000), soit 100% de lots vendus...

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Christie's opens inaugural private sale exhibition of Korean Modern and Contemporary Art | Art Daily

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Christie’s announces Constructive Units: Korean Modern and Contemporary Art, a new private sale exhibition which will run from 29 October to 18 December 2014 at the James Christie Room, Alexandra House...

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An exhibition dedicated to the role of Mingqi in early Chinese burials opens at the Barakat Gallery | Art Daily

An exhibition dedicated to the role of Mingqi in early Chinese burials opens at the Barakat Gallery | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Barakat Gallery announces the opening of an exhibition dedicated to the art of Mingqi. This event will coincide with the week of Asian Art in London...

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Japanese hand-made paper up for UNESCO heritage status | The Japan Times

Japanese hand-made paper up for UNESCO heritage status | The Japan Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it
Traditional Japanese hand-made paper has been short-listed by a UNESCO preliminary review panel for possible inclusion on its Intangible Cultural Heritage list, the Cultural Affairs ...
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Un séminaire pour célébrer l'anniversaire du boulier comme patrimoine de l'UNESCO | French China.

Un séminaire pour célébrer l'anniversaire du boulier comme patrimoine de l'UNESCO | French China. | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Le boulier est une méthode de calcul qui possède une histoire de plus de 2 500 ans. Il est considéré comme l'une des inventions les plus importantes de l'histoire chinoise, et il a été inscrit au patrimoine culturel immatériel de l'UNESCO en 2013...

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Les premiers amuseurs publics autorisés font leur apparition dans les rues de Shanghai | French China

Les premiers amuseurs publics autorisés font leur apparition dans les rues de Shanghai | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Huit artistes de rue qui sont titulaires d'un permis officiel de donner des représentations, le premier en son genre en Chine, ont donné un spectacle samedi dans une place centrale de la municipalité de Shanghai, en Chine de l'Est, a rapporté...

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Bloodied and crumbling sculptures installed in destroyed Gaza neighbourhood | The Independent

Bloodied and crumbling sculptures installed in destroyed Gaza neighbourhood | The Independent | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Broken, crumbling and splattered with “blood”, these haunting sculptures have been made by an artist in Gaza to show the pain of conflict...

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Au musée Guimet, les Han jouent dans la cour des grands | Le Figaro

Au musée Guimet, les Han jouent dans la cour des grands | Le Figaro | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Jusqu'au 1er mars 2015, le musée national des arts asiatiques propose une exposition à cette dynastie qui a marqué l'histoire chinoise, révélant la richesse de leur culture...

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Earliest modern human sequenced | The Archaeology News Network

Earliest modern human sequenced | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A research team led by Svante Paabo of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, has sequenced the genome of a 45,000-year-old modern human male from western Siberia...

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Asian Art Museum offers West Coast audiences a first look at recent archaeological discoveries | Art Daily

Asian Art Museum offers West Coast audiences a first look at recent archaeological discoveries | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

In the shifting sands of Saudi Arabia outside the city of Thaj, archaeologists discovered the tomb of a young royal girl buried nearly 2,000 years ago, uncovering exquisite jewelry, a haunting gold mask and other objects—all made of gold...

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Filled with artifacts, ancient Mexican tunnel may lead to royal tombs | Japan Times

Filled with artifacts, ancient Mexican tunnel may lead to royal tombs | Japan Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A sacred tunnel discovered in the ancient Mexican city of Teotihuacan is filled with thousands of ritual objects and may lead to royal tombs, the ...

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L’artiste japonais Genpei Akasegawa est décédé | Art Media Agency

L’artiste japonais Genpei Akasegawa est décédé | Art Media Agency | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Genpei Akasegawa, artiste plasticien et écrivain japonais, est décédé à l’âge de 77 ans des suites de sa maladie...

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Follow the Everyday Lives of Artists in Kabul | Lightbox

Follow the Everyday Lives of Artists in Kabul | Lightbox | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

When photographer Lorenzo Tugnoli and writer Francesca Recchia, started making The Little Book of Kabul – a crowd-funded work chronicling the lives of artists in the Afghan capital — they weren’t sure what they wanted it to look like... [Portfolio]

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Vente record d’art contemporain et design Chinois chez Christie’s à Shanghai | Art Media Agency

Vente record d’art contemporain et design Chinois chez Christie’s à Shanghai | Art Media Agency | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

La vente d’art asiatique contemporain et de design de Christie’s Shanghai qui s’est tenue le 24 octobre 2014 a réalisé un total de  3.552.946 $ (¥ 21.695.000), soit 100% de lots vendus...

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Artist captures Gaza pain in clay | Arab News

Artist captures Gaza pain in clay | Arab News | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it



GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories: Among the mountains of rubble littering Gaza after a deadly summer war, clay outlines emerge of men, women and...

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L’art chinois est chez Christie’s Londres en novembre | Art Media Agency

L’art chinois est chez Christie’s Londres en novembre | Art Media Agency | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Christie’s organise les 4 et 7 novembre à Londres une vente de céramiques, d’œuvres d’art et de textiles chinois. Ces ventes coïncident avec l’Asian Art 2014, qui se tient du 30 octobre au 8 novembre dans la capitale britannique...

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Tribal Headhunters on Coney Island? Author Revisits Disturbing American Tale | National Geographic

Tribal Headhunters on Coney Island? Author Revisits Disturbing American Tale | National Geographic | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Author revisits troubled history of Filipino tribe brought to America in 1905...

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Une encyclopédie chinoise de 600 ans découverte dans une bibliothèque en Californie | French China

Une encyclopédie chinoise de 600 ans découverte dans une bibliothèque en Californie | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Datant de 1562, l'Encyclopédie Yongle était destinée à préserver les connaissances de la Chine ancienne et impériale. L'original a été perdu au cours de la chute de la dynastie Ming en 1644...

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'Mind Art' Project Allows Individuals Living With Disabilities To Create Art With Their Brains | The Huffington Post

'Mind Art' Project Allows Individuals Living With Disabilities To Create Art With Their Brains | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

According to Human Rights Watch, there are 83 million people living with disabilities in China. However, despite the fact that this represents the largest population of individuals with disabilities in the world, little national support exists...

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Used Japanese comic books refurbished in Cambodia, get new life back home | The Asahi Shimbun (Japon)

Used Japanese comic books refurbished in Cambodia, get new life back home | The Asahi Shimbun (Japon) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

In a factory here in the nation's capital, a 19-year-old worker is standing in front of a pile of Japanese comic books on a worktable, applying oil to their price tag labels to soften them...

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British Library portal gives teachers gateway to Arabic studies and new research on Gulf | Art Daily

British Library portal gives teachers gateway to Arabic studies and new research on Gulf | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A new bi-lingual, online portal providing access to previously undigitised British Library archive materials relating to Gulf history and Arabic science was launched by the British Library Qatar Foundation Partnership today...

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Sotheby's Hong Kong Gallery presents 'The Roots of Pleasure: The Paintings and Sculpture of Li Jin' | Art Daily

Sotheby's Hong Kong Gallery presents 'The Roots of Pleasure: The Paintings and Sculpture of Li Jin' | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Sotheby’s Hong Kong Gallery presents a selling exhibition of paintings and sculptures by the internationally renowned artist Li Jin, titled The Roots of Pleasure: The Paintings and Sculpture of Li Jin, from 24 October to 5 November...

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